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Ailsa Wild Ailsa Wild i(7127527 works by)
Gender: Female
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BiographyHistory

Ailsa Wild is a writer, performer and community artist with a Masters in Creative Writing (RMIT).

Most Referenced Works

Personal Awards

2014 recipient Australia Council Grants, Awards and Fellowships Undertake professional mentorships and develop a business strategy to generate income as a writer

Awards for Works

y separately published work icon Squishy Taylor Versus the Mayor Richmond : Hardie Grant Egmont , 2018 13813325 2018 single work children's fiction children's

'Sita ‘Squishy’ Taylor is a cheeky, sneaky 11-year-old who lives with her dad and step-family in a very crowded apartment. Luckily for Squishy, their building is huge – and there's always plenty of mysteries to investigate! Like ...

  1. Why is the mayor being so SNEAKY?
  2. How do you make someone look fake-sick?
  3. How many dumplings are too many dumplings?
  4. What is the Boss of the World doing at Jessie’s violin concert?' (Source: Publisher's blurb)
2019 longlisted Davitt Award Best Children's Novel
y separately published work icon Squishy Taylor and the Silver Suitcase Prahran : Hardie Grant Egmont , 2017 11953771 2017 single work children's fiction children's

'Sita ‘Squishy’ Taylor is a cheeky, sneaky 11-year-old who lives with her dad and step-family in a very crowded apartment. Luckily for Squishy, their building is huge – and there's always plenty of mysteries to investigate! Like...

  1. How can summer be fun if you don’t go to the beach?
  2. Why is rainbow cake so delicious? 
  3. What kind of scientist wears red sneakers?
  4. Who would try to smuggle rare birds?'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2018 shortlisted Davitt Award Best Children's Novel
y separately published work icon Squishy Taylor and the Tunnel of Doom Richmond : Hardie Grant Egmont , 2016 9715206 2016 single work children's fiction children's

Sita ‘Squishy’ Taylor is a cheeky, sneaky 11-year-old who lives with her dad and step-family in a very crowded apartment. Luckily for Squishy, their building is huge – and there's always plenty of mysteries to investigate! Like…

1. Why are tunnels be both exciting and scary?

2. How do dogs always know who the bad guys are?

3. Why are pinkie-swears so important?

4. Who’s storing toxic waste under the park? (publication blurb)

2017 shortlisted The Wilderness Society Environment Award for Children's Literature Fiction
2017 longlisted Davitt Award Best Children's Novel
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